WorldCat Identities

Eliot, Alexander

Overview
Works: 61 works in 237 publications in 9 languages and 10,003 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Biography  Comparative studies  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Creator, Editor
Classifications: ND205, 759.13
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alexander Eliot
Three hundred years of American painting by Alexander Eliot( Book )

16 editions published between 1952 and 1957 in English and held by 2,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The masterworks of America's painters assembled in a continuing story that reflects the full sweep of American life and thought
Greece by Alexander Eliot( Book )

37 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Stonehenge book" History, description, politics, economic conditions, social aspects of Greek civilization and the cultural and artistic heritage of Greece are presented in this illustrated survey
Myths by Alexander Eliot( Book )

31 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in 8 languages and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander Eliot retells the age-old myths with a directness and vividness that retain their full power. Here in words and images myths from around the world are woven together into a brilliant tapestry of gods and heroes, monsters and mythic beasts, spectacular and ignominious exploits
The Horizon concise history of Greece by Alexander Eliot( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The universal myths : heroes, gods, tricksters, and others by Alexander Eliot( Book )

15 editions published between 1976 and 1996 in English and Italian and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines and compares the world's myths, compiled and arranged by theme, from stories of creation to tales of death and rebirth
Sight and insight by Alexander Eliot( Book )

13 editions published between 1959 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham Lincoln : an illustrated biography by Alexander Eliot( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated biography of Abraham Lincoln's Life
Socrates; a fresh appraisal of the most celebrated case in history by Alexander Eliot( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth, air, fire and water; a personal adventure into the sources of our life and legend by Alexander Eliot( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The timeless myths : how ancient legends influence the world around us by Alexander Eliot( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through myth, we are connected to timeless worlds that immeasurably enhance our own experience as travelers in time. Here, Eliot explores hidden dimensions of myth in ways not previously opened. First, the time dimension, or dimensions - a most mysterious subject that myth illuminates. What is the True? Second, the art of dimension, or dimensions. A few artists create near-miracles and mythic depths may be shown to underlie the factual. What is the Beautiful? Third, the ethical dimension, or dimensions. This evermore controversial area envelopes our daily lives. It impinges upon some and inspires others. What is the Good? Here, you will find no easy answers to the great questions that humanity has asked itself from the beginning. Instead, you will see the questions themselves unfold in fresh and sometimes thrilling ways
Creatures of Arcadia and creatures of a day by Alexander Eliot( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A concise history of Greece by Alexander Eliot( Book )

8 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The timeless myths : how ancient legends influence the modern world by Alexander Eliot( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grecia by Alexander Eliot( Book )

10 editions published between 1964 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mythen der Welt by Alexander Eliot( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hood in Scotland: reminiscences of Thomas Hood, poet and humorist by Alexander Eliot( Book )

2 editions published in 1885 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mitos by Alexander Eliot( )

4 editions published in 1976 in Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love play : a novel entertainment by Alexander Eliot( Book )

2 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greece( )

in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proud youth by Alexander Eliot( Book )

3 editions published between 1953 and 1955 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The universal myths : heroes, gods, tricksters, and others
Alternative Names
Alexander Eliot American writer

Alexander Eliot Amerikaans schrijver (1919-2015)

Alexander Eliot escriptor estatunidenc

Eliot, A. 1919-

Eliot, A. (Alexander), 1919-

Eliot, Alex

Eliot, Alex 1919-

ألكسندر إليوت، 1919-

エリオット, アレグザンダー

Languages
English (126)

French (16)

Spanish (12)

Italian (8)

German (7)

Arabic (5)

Japanese (3)

Swedish (2)

Dutch (2)

Covers
The timeless myths : how ancient legends influence the modern world